'morning in the bog' 3/3

“The world is holy. We are holy. All life is holy. Daily prayers are delivered on the lips of breaking waves, the whisperings of grasses, the shimmering of leaves.”   -Terry Tempest Williams 

'morning in the bog' 2/3

"Nature holds the key to our aesthetic, intellectual, cognitive and even spiritual satisfaction."    -E. O. Wilson

'morning in the bog' 1/3

"The true harvest of my daily life is somewhat as intangible and indescribable as the tints of morning or evening. It is a little star-dust caught, a segment of the rainbow which I have clutched."  -Henry David Thoreau

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“Around us, life bursts with miracles—a glass of water, a ray of sunshine, a leaf, a caterpillar, a flower, laughter, raindrops.  If you live in awareness, it is easy to see miracles everywhere.”      -Thích Nhất Hạnh 

tamarack 

“Around us, life bursts with miracles—a glass of water, a ray of sunshine, a leaf, a caterpillar, a flower, laughter, raindrops.  If you live in awareness, it is easy to see miracles everywhere.”      -Thích Nhất Hạnh 

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“May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears.”   —Nelson Mandela 

tamarack

“May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears.”   —Nelson Mandela 

bog rosemary blossoms
Andromeda polifolia, common name bog rosemary, is a species of flowering plant native to northern parts of the Northern Hemisphere. It is the only member of the genus Andromeda, and is only found in bogs in cold peat-accumulating areas.

bog rosemary blossoms

Andromeda polifolia, common name bog rosemary, is a species of flowering plant native to northern parts of the Northern Hemisphere. It is the only member of the genus Andromeda, and is only found in bogs in cold peat-accumulating areas.

Grass Pink with Larch

Grass Pink with Larch

bog cranberry on bed of moss

bog cranberry on bed of moss

cotton grass
Eriophorum (Cottongrass, Cotton-grass or Cottonsedge) is a genus of about 25 species of flowering plants in the familyCyperaceae, the Sedge family. They are found throughout the temperate Northern Hemisphere in acid bog habitats, being particularly abundant in Arctic tundra regions.

cotton grass

Eriophorum (CottongrassCotton-grass or Cottonsedge) is a genus of about 25 species of flowering plants in the familyCyperaceae, the Sedge family. They are found throughout the temperate Northern Hemisphere in acid bog habitats, being particularly abundant in Arctic tundra regions.

swamp laurel entwined with black spruce

swamp laurel entwined with black spruce